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Juan Ortega-Barnett, MD, Neurosurgery, Austin, TX, Ascension Seton Medical Center Austin

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Neurosurgery Austin, TX

Brain & Spinal Tumor, Neurosurgical Spine Surgery, Pituitary Surgery

Associate Professor Neurosurgery University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School Department of Neurosurgery

Overview of Dr. Ortega-Barnett

Dr. Juan Ortega-Barnett is a neurosurgeon in Austin, TX and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Ascension Seton Medical Center Austin, University of Texas Medical Branch, and University Medical Center at Brackenridge. He received his medical degree from Universidad La Salle School of Medicine and has been in practice 26 years. He also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish. He specializes in brain & spinal tumor, neurosurgical spine surgery, and pituitary surgery and is experienced in cranial nerve injury, brain tumor, neurosurgical spine surgery, minimally invasive spine surgery, and cerebral aneurysm clipping.

Education & Training

  • Allegheny Health Network Medical Education Consortium (AGH)
    Allegheny Health Network Medical Education Consortium (AGH)Residency, Neurological Surgery, 2001 - 2007
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital/Harvard Medical School
    Brigham and Women's Hospital/Harvard Medical SchoolFellowship, Neurosurgical Oncology, 2005 - 2005
  • West Virginia University
    West Virginia UniversityResidency, Surgery, 1997 - 2001
  • Universidad La Salle School of Medicine
    Universidad La Salle School of MedicineClass of 1991

Certifications & Licensure

  • TX State Medical License
    TX State Medical License 2012 - 2025
  • MA State Medical License
    MA State Medical License 2007 - 2024
  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 2001 - 2007
  • American Board of Neurological Surgery Neurological Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification EpicCare Ambulatory EMR, Epic Systems Corporation, 2012-2013
  • Most Compassionate Doctor American Registry

Publications & Presentations


Professional Memberships

Other Languages

  • Spanish

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
    Aetna HMO
    CIGNA Open Access
    First Health PPO
    Great West PPO
    Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    Multiplan PHCS PPO
    Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
    Multiplan PPO
    United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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